The Healing Effects of Forests

From the New Hampshire Psychological Association

Forests and other natural, green settings can reduce stress, improve moods, reduce anger and aggressiveness and increase overall happiness.

Natural Heritage Bureau Posts an interpretive trail brochure for Pisgah Mountain Loop Hike

Natural Heritage Bureau has just created and posted an interpretive trail brochure for a loop hike in the western part of the park.

Pisgah Mountain Loop Hike brochure: http://www.nhdfl.org/library/pdf/Natural%20Heritage/Pisgah.pdf

Hemlock Wooly Adelgid Found in Pisgah Park

The hemlock wooly adelgid, a serious pest of hemlock species in nurseries, landscapes and native trees has been found in Pisgah Park.

Check out the following site for more information:  http://extension.unh.edu/news/new72204.htm.

If you believe you’ve seen the hemlock wooly adelgid, please contact the N.H. Forest Health Program at 271-7858.